Semenyih has its fair share of hidden gems where you can do your Deepavali shopping without having to drive all the way to Brickfields or Masjid Jamek. These are the three places you should go to for your last minute shopping. Pronto!
By Nurul Rustam
Hello, hi and vanakkam to my lovely readers!
As you may know by now, writing about fashion is one of my favourite topics. With the Deepavali celebrations happening tomorrow, this is one of my favourite festive holidays as it is nothing short of vibrant. Also known as the festival of lights, this is when the streets come alive with night bazaars selling colourful sarees, decorations, henna art and Indian delicacies. Still hunting for that perfect outfit? Fret not. Swallow your pride and see the light at these fashionably-approved boutiques!
#1 Adhavan Collection
30, Jalan Pasar Baru, Pekan Semenyih, 43500 Semenyih, Selangor
Opening hours: 9am to 6pm
This is the first place to head to if you are looking for tons of choices of Indian traditional wear. Here in Adhavan, you will see many collections of sarees as well as Chudithars and Kurtas. They also have matching outfits for your little ones. And in case you need to do last minute shopping for your Deepavali decorations, they have it all well-stocked. Best of all, the boutique is running a Deepavali promotion where you can get a Chudithar for as low as RM75 only! Get here now, pronto!
#2 Smile Always
Jalan Semenyih Sentral 3, Taman Semenyih Sentral, 43500 Semenyih, Selangor, Malaysia
Opening hours: 9am to 9pm
With a name that enticing, it’s hard to give this boutique a miss. As you enter The Store, you can find this welcoming small shop tucked away at the corner. Here, you can find lots of sarees and Chudithar options to choose from to suit a wide range of budget. Not only that, there are also a wide range of accessories to choose from to go along with your outfit from bangles to crystal chains. True to its name, they even provide alteration service that will be sure to leave you smiling always.
#3 Chennai Traditional Textiles
No. 21-G, Jalan Semenyih Sentral 8, Taman Semenyih Sentral, Selangor, 43500 Semenyih
Opening hours: 9am-6pm
Who needs to go all the way to India when you can find it here at Chennai Traditional Textiles! Conveniently located in Semenyih Sentral where it provides a wide variety of traditional outfits at affordable prices. As its name suggests, you can get good quality sarees and other traditional outfits direct from India. There are so many colours and designs to choose from that you will be spoilt for choice.
I hope you have enjoyed and found my insider fashionista tips useful so you do not have to travel all the way to KL just to shop. Remember, fashion is all about style and how you wear them. Support your local businesses as this will go a long way in making Semenyih a vibrant neighbourhood. Happy shopping!